Learn, succeed, and lead change

Camfed is an international non-profit organization tackling poverty and inequality by supporting marginalized
girls to go to school and succeed, and empowering young women to step up as leaders of change.

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Championing girls’ education at the United State of Women Summit

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Sharifa: “I will make sure every child’s right is given.”

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Gloria Steinem & Emma Watson pledge support

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Give the gift of education

When you educate a girl in Africa, everything changes. She’ll be three times less likely to get HIV/AIDS, earn 25% more income and have a smaller, healthier family.

When you educate a girl, everything changes

All of our programs begin with an individual girl in rural Africa. We look at the world from her perspective,
and work with communities to dismantle the barriers to her education, and to a life of independence and leadership.

Through the education and empowerment that Camfed provides, these resilient girls and young women
are transforming their lives, and the lives of many other vulnerable children in their communities.

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Give the gift of education

When you educate a girl in Africa, everything changes. She’ll be three times less likely to get HIV/AIDS,
earn 25% more income and have a smaller, healthier family.

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